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A daughter's tale : the memoir of Winston Churchill's youngest child

Author: Mary Soames
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The youngest daughter of Winston Churchill recalls her childhood spent roaming the family's country estate, her position as one of her father's most trusted companions, and her service as a gunner in the women's auxiliary during World War II.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Soames, Mary.
Growing up Churchill.
New York : Random House, 2012
(DLC) 2011037070
(OCoLC)751250598
Named Person: Mary Soames; Winston Churchill; Clementine Churchill; Mary Soames; Mary Soames; Winston Churchill; Clementine Churchill; Mary Soames; Clementine Churchill; Winston Churchill; Mary Soames
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Soames
ISBN: 9780679645184 0679645187
OCLC Number: 803370097
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 356 pages, [32] pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Chartwell child --
A widening world --
Sisters and cousins --
Growing up with grown-ups --
Family affairs --
A bright life and a darkening horizon --
Clearing the decks --
A year to remember --
At Chequers --
Decisions--
decisions--
decisions --
"A soldier's life is terrible hard--" --
Battery life --
An officer and a gentlewoman --
"Subaltern George" --
Testing times --
Doodlebugs --
Paris again --
Europe arise! --
Triumph and disaster --
"Civvy Street."
Responsibility: by Mary Soames.

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The youngest daughter of Winston Churchill recalls her childhood spent roaming the family's country estate, her position as one of her father's most trusted companions, and her service as a gunner in the women's auxiliary during World War II.

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